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Piss Like a Race Horse – Idioms

I enjoy learning factoids and weird trivia including the origin of words and idioms. Which is why, today, I randomly made the probable connection between when one has to “Piss like a racing horse” with the tactic of using diuretics on horses prior to races. This practice originated in the 1970s. After the drug administration,…